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Creator:Stockton, Sarah Marks, 1829-1887
Title:Sarah Marks Stockton travel journal
Date(s):1858-1860
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0118
Abstract:This journal of New Jersey resident Sarah Marks Stockton chronicles her travels in Italy and stay in Rome as a member of high society from 1858 to 1860. Stockton’s journal[...] contains extremely detailed autograph entries describing her stay in Italy with her children while her husband John P. Stockton served as the American minister to the Papal States.
Subjects:Upper class--Italy--History--19th century | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Rome (Italy)--Social life and customs--19th century | Italy--Description and travel | More Subjects
Creator:Pepys, Walter Courtenay, 1840-
Title:Walter Courtenay Pepys travel journal
Date(s):1866-1868
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0120
Abstract:The journal of Englishman Walter Courtenay Pepys chronicles trips to Italy, France, Monaco, and Algeria in 1867. Entries describe travel conditions, landmarks visited, hotels, meals, and social engagements.
Subjects:Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Algeria--Description and travel | France--Description and travel | More Subjects
Creator:Ward, Thomas, Jr., active 1860
Title:Thomas Ward travel journal
Date(s):1860
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0078
Abstract:This journal was kept by Thomas Ward, Jr., and chronicles his sightseeing trip to England, Ireland, Scotland, Belgium, France, Germany, Switzerland, and Italy in 1860. Entries provide a record of[...] the voyage and a summary of each day of sightseeing.
Subjects:Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Travelers--Diaries | Travelers | More Subjects
Creator:Ingram, William A.
Title:William A. Ingram diary of European travel
Date(s):1853
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0115
Abstract:This travel diary documents the mid-nineteenth-century European excursion of American William A. Ingram. Along with several other young male friends, he visited Germany, Switzerland, France, Italy, and Austria.
Subjects:Grand tours (Education)--History--19th century | Travelers' writings, American--19th century | Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Travelers | More Subjects
Creator:Crothers, Harriet S.
Title:Harriet S. Crothers travel diary
Date(s):1846
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0117
Abstract:This travel diary documents the honeymoon tour of continental Europe taken by American Harriet S. Crothers in the fall of 1846. Entries describe tourist activities she and her husband undertook[...] while visiting major cities in the Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, and Czechoslovakia.
Subjects:Travelers' writings, American | Women travelers--19th century | Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Travelers | More Subjects
Creator:Giles, John C., approximately 1825-1893
Title:Incidental notes of a trip to Europe made in 1868
Date(s):1868
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0029
Abstract:John C. Giles's journal contains a detailed account of his daily activities on a grand tour of Europe taken with his wife and daughter from June 3 to November 24,[...] 1868. Giles described landmarks, churches, museums, plays, concerts, weather, hotels, transportation, shopping, dining, correspondence, people met, and social activities.
Subjects:Tourism--Europe--History--19th century | Voyages and travels--History--19th century | Travelers--Diaries | Travelers | More Subjects
Creator:Bush-Brown, Henry Kirke, 1857-1935
Title:Henry Kirke Brown: The Father of American Sculpture : typescript
Date(s):1836-1933
Call No:MSS 0561
Abstract:This collection comprises the carbon typescript for an unpublished manuscript titled "Henry Kirke Brown: The Father of American Sculpture," which was compiled, written, and edited by Henry Kirke Bush-Brown. It[...] additionally includes an abridged version with the same title, also prepared by Bush-Brown. The typescript contains a description of Henry Kirke Brown's life, transcripts of his correspondence, photographs of his homes and artistic works, poems, sketches, and a genealogical chart of the Brown family. Several original letters, poems, photographs, and art are tipped into the typescript.
Subjects:Sculpture, American--19th century | Public sculpture, American--19th century | Public sculpture, American--New York (State)--New York--History--19th century | Public sculpture, American--Washington (D.C.)--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Storey, G. A. (George Adolphus), 1834-1919
Title:George Adolphus Storey papers
Date(s):1848-1946
Call No:MSS 0586
Abstract:The papers of George Adolphus Storey, R.A., prolific British painter and longtime teacher of perspective at the Royal Academy of Arts in London, include both published and unpublished books, poems,[...] plays, fiction, essays, lectures, notes, sketches, inventories, diaries, and other personal writings. Also included are several items belonging to his daughter, Mary Gladys Storey, an actress well-known for her charitable work during World Wars I and II.
Subjects:Painting, Victorian--Great Britain | Genre painting, British--19th century | Portrait painters--Great Britain--19th century | Painters--Great Britain--19th century--Anecdotes | More Subjects
Creator:Bissinger, Karl
Title:Karl Bissinger papers
Date(s):1935-2008
Call No:MSS 0682
Abstract:The papers of American photojournalist, restaurateur, and peace activist Karl Bissinger (1914-2008) encompass nearly seventy years of professional activity. This collection not only provides abundant documentation of Bissinger's careers in[...] photography and social activism, but also offers rich visual resources for the history of photography in post-World War II America.
Subjects:Photography--United States--History--20th century | Peace movements--United States--History--20th century | Portraits--20th century | Travel photography--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Hutchinson, Betty Lee
Title:Betty Lee Hutchinson papers
Date(s):1900-2012
Call No:MSS 0839
Abstract:Betty Lee Hutchinson, a Democrat and Newark City Council member (1977-1980 and 1984-1988) was born November 18, 1925, in Uniontown, PA, to Harry J. Truman, Sr. (1897-1965), and Merle Carte[...] Truman (1901-2001). The Betty Lee Hutchinson papers document the personal interests and civic activities of a woman with ties to Newark, Delaware, and the University of Delaware community.
Subjects:Women--Societies and clubs--Delaware--History--20th century | Political participation | Women--Delaware--History--21st century | Women--Delaware--History--20th century | More Subjects